Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Mathematics / Data Science (Daytona Beach Campus)

Employer
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Location
Florida, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Nov 17, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time


The Department of Mathematics at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach campus, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Mathematics with experience in Data Science, starting Fall 2021.

The Department of Mathematics provides the mathematical foundation for Embry-Riddle’s various degree programs. In addition, the Department also offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Computational Mathematics and minors in Applied Mathematics and Computational Mathematics. In Fall 2019, the Department started offering an interdisciplinary Masters in Data Science (MSDS) with multiple tracks that integrate the strengths of the other degree programs within ERAU. The hallmark of the degree programs, in the Department of Mathematics, is the industrial connection of the curricula that aims to prepare students for a rewarding industrial career.

The department seeks candidates who can teach Computational Mathematics and Data Science courses both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition to teaching, the faculty will be expected to mentor undergraduate and graduate students on projects and conduct research.

Qualifications :

Excellence in teaching is our priority and one of our Department’s primary goals is to contribute to the success of our students and the growth of our student population. All tenured and tenure-track faculty members in the Department of Mathematics are expected to be active in research and scholarly production. The candidate must hold Ph.D. Degree in computational mathematics, data science or a related field (by the time of appointment) with some teaching experience.

The research within the Department of Mathematics has been growing steadily in a variety of research areas while focusing on teaching excellence along with a strong emphasis on project-based learning. The new graduate program will bring additional exciting research opportunities. In keeping with Embry-Riddle's hands-on approach to a broad range of disciplines, the Department of Mathematics emphasizes research in areas such as high-performance computing, fluid mechanics, financial mathematics, mathematics education, applications of data sciences, etc.